The 2014 Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame Inductees have been announced:
Eight new members and one team have been named for induction into the Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame.
The new inductees include: Lacrosse Players Gary Gait (Fayettville, New York), Paul Gait (Albany, New York), Andy Ogilvie (Surrey, BC) and Gil Nieuwendyk (Mississauga, ON). Builders Harry Nightingale (Winnipeg, MB) and David General (Ohsweken, ON); Veteran Players Reo Jerome (BC - Deceased) and Ron Roy (ON- Deceased); and the 1983-1993 BC Women’s Selects Field Lacrosse team in the Team Category.
The new inductees will bring the number of those honoured in lacrosse's national shrine to 495 -- 146 Builders, 302 Players and 47 Veterans (those who played prior to 1975). There are 18 teams inducted in the Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame Team Category.
The formal induction banquet and ceremonies will be held Saturday November 8, 2014 at the Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame at the ANVIL Centre in New Westminster, British Columbia.